Black Cumin Seeds or Shahi Jeera in hindi is also called Caraway seeds in English. Its used mainly in cooking of non vegetarian dishes like chicken curry, mutton curry or other tandoori dishes. It looks slightly darker than the regular Jeera, or Cumin Seeds, commonly used in Indian household cooking. These seeds are a culinary spice across North India, Afghanistan and Central Asian countries.
Black Cumin seeds or Shahi Jeera spice is also known for its medicinal value. Its native to Northern India, and comes directly from the growers to us. Our spices is processed, cleaned and packed in eco-friendly bags of 100gm, 500gm or 1kg pouches.
Black Cumin Seeds or Shahi Jeera in Hindi is also called Caraway seeds in English. Its slightly darker than the regular Jeera, and hence often called Black Cumin, but its different from Kali Jeera!
Shahi Jeera is used extensively in medicines and in cooking especially non vegetarian dishes like chicken, meat or mutton making, tandoori dishes etc. It look slightly darker than the regular Jeera or Cumin Seeds. Its also much sweeter than the Jeera.
Shahi Jeera or Caraway seeds is also used in masala tea making due to its sweet flavour.